Bowls Australia

Applications open for Reaccrediting Officials in September/October

by Aaron Delaporte

Applications are invited for REACCREDITING OFFICIALS to attend an assessment session.

Applicants will be required to answer 5 (Marker), 5 (Measurer) or 15 (National Umpire) questions as well as undergo a number of relevant on-green practical marking and/or measuring assessments. The total time to complete the course is expected to be 4 hours.

Please note: This course includes measuring and candidates will be assessed on their physical ability to use measuring equipment that requires a steady hand and bending down to work at ground level.

There are two dates/venues to choose from:

DatesVenueTime
Tuesday 21st September 2021
(Closing date for applications: 9th September)
Mosman Park5.30pm
Monday 11th October 2021
(Closing date for applications: 1st October)
Manning5.30pm
Saturday 23rd October 2021
(Closing date for applications: 14th October)
Willetton9.00am

National Umpire, Measurer or Marker Re-accreditation Form

Applications and fees must be received at Bowls WA by the closing date of the course

Applications to Bowls WA by:

Email: umpires@bowlswa.com.au (Please phone if your email isn’t acknowledged within two days of sending: 9340 0800)
In Person: First Floor, 158 Main Street, Osborne Park between 9am and 4pm Monday to Friday
Post: (October course only) PO Box 123, Osborne Park, WA 6917 (Please don’t post after 17th September, as we may not receive it in time.)

Please note:
All applicants are required to bring the Officiating Manual for Markers, Measurers & Umpires, which they received when they originally accredited. It is advisable that, prior to attending, applicants peruse the relevant chapters in the Manual.

All applicants are required to bring their own Laws of The Sport of Bowls, Crystal Mark Edition, v 3.1 April 2019. A limited number of Law books will be available at the session @ $9.00 each (cash only) or can be pre-purchased from Bowls WA.

Dress will be mufti (casual/sportswear) with approved bowls footwear.